Packaging Equipment, Labelling Solutions & Equipment

Packaging is the process of enclosing /encapsulating or protecting products for storage, transit, display, sale, and use. There are many different types of packaging solutions available depending on the product and a number of machines to do the job. These can be Overwrappers, Stretchbanders /Sleevewrappers, Product Handling Systems, Shrinkwrappers and custom packaging equipment. Labels are used on every kind of product to brand, decorate or provide information for the consumer. Many labels do all three functions and can contain, for example, pre-printed bar codes supplying, batch, stock and price information to the retailer and consumer.

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Faerch announces product family replacing all carbon black-based colours of CPET Ready Meal packaging in the UK within 36 months

Faerch announces product family replacing all carbon black-based colours of CPET Ready Meal packaging in the UK within 36 months

Faerch has announced the introduction of a new product family replacing all carbon black-based colours of CPET Ready Meal packaging in the UK within 36 months.

UK’s largest packaging show enjoys record breaking year

UK’s largest packaging show enjoys record breaking year

With world-renowned speakers, 300 industry-leading suppliers, and a record-breaking 6,922 visitors, Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print had a triumphant return to Birmingham’s NEC.

Half of the British public calls for clearer labelling on plastic packaging to avoid further waste in retail and grocery sectors

Half of the British public calls for clearer labelling on plastic packaging to avoid further waste in retail and grocery sectors

Independent research commissioned by compostable packaging company TIPA reveals that nearly half (48%) of British shoppers would like to see labelling on products in retail and groceries stores identifying that 'plastic-free' packaging is marked accordingly.

Innovation in the spotlight at UK packaging show

Innovation in the spotlight at UK packaging show

Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print 2019 returns to Birmingham’s NEC later this month with its most innovative show to date.

ILAPAK’s Delta 6000 R: Top performance on tortillas

ILAPAK’s Delta 6000 R: Top performance on tortillas

ILAPAK’s Delta 6000 R flow wrapper with MAP for packing tortillas and flat breads is now capable of speeds of up to 150ppm following several design enhancements.

‘Trials will help industry to safely reduce packaging waste’, says Ulma Packaging UK

‘Trials will help industry to safely reduce packaging waste’, says Ulma Packaging UK

The packaging industry must keep an open mind and invest in sustainable ways to reduce materials waste, but it will be an ongoing process - says an industry spokesperson.

Pregis looks Sharp as it unveils new bagging solution

Pregis looks Sharp as it unveils new bagging solution

Protective packaging specialist, Pregis Limited, will be introducing the availability of Sharp bagging solutions at packaging events across Europe this coming Spring.

Industry forums set to inspire at UK packaging event

Industry forums set to inspire at UK packaging event

Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print 2019 will host six dedicated industry forums - drinks, food, pharma, beauty, ecommerce and retail – when the show returns to Birmingham’s NEC, alongside Contract Pack and Ecopack, on 27 & 28 February.

ILS showcasing pallet labelling system for beating the cold

ILS showcasing pallet labelling system for beating the cold

Pallet labelling technology that can operate in sub-zero temperatures will be on show at the Empack Exhibition (27-28 February NEC Birmingham), where Industrial Labelling Systems (ILS) will be promoting the latest in high performance, labour saving solutions suitable for the harshest conditions.

Softbox announces the launch of new temperature control packaging systems

Softbox announces the launch of new temperature control packaging systems

Softbox, the global provider of temperature control packaging for the life science and logistics industries, will unveil new pallet and parcel shipping systems at the Temperature Controlled Logistics (IQPC) in London this week.

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